Localist iPhone app
The new Localist app helps New Zealanders discover and share what they love about their local area. I worked inhouse at Localist to rebuild their iPhone application, interfacing with their new recommendation engine and refreshing the app with a new design.
Veolia Transport needed a more efficient way to view and navigate through some of their existing data feeds. They approached me to create a desktop application, which allowed them to customise and quickly browse through their realtime data in a way that improved their daily workflow.
One News iOS
An update of the TVNZ iPhone application that I built early 2011, the One News rebrand includes a bunch of updates and a reskin to bring the app in line with their recent rebranding.
One News iPhone application
Skills and Drills
The NZ Rugby Skills & Drills app has a wealth of rugby knowledge from some of the game’s leading practitioners within New Zealand Rugby. I worked with the team at add digital to build this iPhone application for NZRU.
Skills and Drills app
Floor Area Calculator
I was approached by a property valuer to build this simple iPad app, a floor plan drawing and area measurement calculator. They use it in their day-to-day work as a business tool to evaluate properties, and to generate quick pdf documents for their clients.
Floor Area Calculator
Footy Kick Game
The CCA Clubhouse is a central promotions hub for all of Coca-Cola Amatil’s brands in Australia. I was approached by DesignWorks to build a simple Flash game based around AFL for them to use in competitions.
Sovereign Choose Life
Sovereign is taking a bold new stance on the role insurance plays in Kiwis’ lives, with the launch of its Choose Life. Choose Sovereign campaign. I worked closely with the team at Tequila to create the ‘Life’s Choice’ online game, where people can explore their lifestyle and see how the choices they make affect things like happiness and health.
Life’s Choice game
Air NZ Pilot Kiosk
Air New Zealand wanted to reach out to their pilots, a tricky audience to catch in one place! In association with Webfit and Ignite Studios, I developed a kiosk application where the pilots could do some small educational exercises to enter a competition. The application was developed for iPad, and was installed in flight lounges at Auckland Airport.
TVNZ’s iPhone application brings together all of the news, sport, weather and TV listings from the TVNZ website, including instant access to breaking news and news video. I was tasked to rebuild the iPhone app from the ground up, incorporating a new design and improving the performance.
TVNZ iPhone application
Jack Daniels Virtual World Tour
Jack Daniels’ Virtual World Tour was a three-month competition/facebook game, where players could create their own band and take kiwi music around the world. Great kiwi bands like Steriogram, Autozamm and The Checks provided more than 75 music tracks for the game - and the grand prize was a huge trip to the Bonnaroo festival in Tennessee. I handled the entire build for this project for JWT including the db, php backend, flash and facebook integration.
Steinlager Pure Futures
Pure Futures was created to inspire New Zealanders, and gives them a chance to “Walk the walk”. Steinlager Pure is looking to help kiwis achieve their dreams, and the most popular submissions to the website could receive direct help toward their goal. I built the flash homepage of the site for Shift, who was working with Publicis Mojo for the overall website.
007 Pack for iPhone
Sony Pictures Home Entertainment has released an iphone app chock-full of 170 movie scenes and posters from the 007 universe to be used as wallpapers for your iPhone, with content spanning from the classics to the current James Bond films. Outfit your iPhone in style!
007 Pack for iPhone
Future Taking Flight
Future Taking Flight showcases Air New Zealand’s new long-haul flight experience, including redesigned seats, meals and a new in-flight entertainment service. The site was designed by the team at Aim Proximity, I was tasked with creating the site in flash 10.
Future Taking Flight
This beautiful flash site was recently launched for Australian kid’s show Erky Perky. I worked with the Oktobor team to produce the game “The Great Crumb Hunt”, which sees Erky and Perky travelling around their world collecting crumbs.
Erky Perky website
The Great Crumb Hunt game
A local extension of Visa’s “GO” brand campaign, govisa.co.nz explores the amazing things kiwis are doing with their local auction site TradeMe. I built the Flash microsite for TBWA and Shift. Visa Go won a gold at the BeST awards 2009, and the design team also won 3 Young Guns Awards for their work on it.
Olay For You
Most of my 2008 and 2009 years were taken up with work on Olay For You for Talkmeintoit - building and maintaining the website for the USA and Canada markets, translating it to touchscreen kiosks for installation in Wal Mart and Target throughout the USA, and into multiple languages for other markets. I also developed and designed the iPhone version of Olay For You, and a full flex backend to manage the product inventories. The website was mentioned in AdAge as a “killer app” for Olay and hailed by P&G as their top innovation for 2008.
Olay For You website
Olay For You iPhone application
TCGBuddy is an iPhone application created especially for players of trading card games. TCGBuddy has been extremely popular with its target audience due to its usability, clean design and attention to detail. It maintains an average review score above 4/5 and has been spotted in use by pro players in the feature match area of the Magic Pro Tour.
TCGBuddy at the iTunes store
I worked with the Tribal team on this site, helping out with various animation and code tasks. The site was nominated for a Webby award in 2008 and was a finalist in the World Retail Awards.
The Warehouse Careers website
What would you do?
What would you do if you won Lotto? Built for Tribal DDB NZ as a competition website.
Take the Holden GTR for a test drive through a loop-de-loop and try not to blow it up. Built for Ogilvy Interactive
Face 2 Face
Which All Black do you look like? Built for Ogilvy Interactive, this website went on to win multiple marketing awards in New Zealand, including the Google New Media Marketing Award, PRINZ supreme award, RSVP Craft and a bronze Effie.
I went a bit crazy with this expandable eyeblaster banner, and added in some collision detection and artificial intelligence.
Become the mayor of your own city! I worked closely with the team at Terabyte to create this simcity-like game, building the game engine and dealing with all of the game mechanics. It has gone on to win several major international awards and was nominated as a Webby
finalist in 2008.
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Colenso BBDO website
Fight The Monster
Help fight the monster that is Child Cancer. Donations help Conner fight back the darkness, and everyone who donates gets recognised on the site. The campaign won a Gold Effie award in the not-for-profit category.
Cookie Bear’s Clubhouse
Join Cookie Bear in his clubhouse! Play games, make ecards and earn points to unlock cool content. Built for Saatchi and Saatchi
Cookie Bear Clubhouse website